Navigation Restriction - Cudgen Creek, Kingscliff - Swimming leg of triathlon
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Cudgen Creek, Kingscliff
SWIMMING LEG OF TRIATHLON
6:00am to 10:30am - Sunday 29 November 2020
Vessel operators are advised that a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998 is to be held on Cudgen Creek from Jack Julius Park downstream to the north training wall at Kingscliff from 6:00am to 10:30am on Sunday 29 November 2020
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Transport for NSW has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to NX Sports Community Foundation Ltd to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Cudgen Creek from Jack Julius Park downstream to the north training wall at Kingscliff between the above times. The Zone will be marked by buoys and monitored by safety control vessels.
Transport for NSW advises that in relation to the Zone:
- Persons within the vicinity of the Zone must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to the Special Event or to marine safety. Failure to comply with any such direction is an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.15A - Maximum Penalty $3,300.00).
- No unauthorised vessels are permitted to enter the Zone and to do so may be an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.12(5) — Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS AND CHARTS AFFECTED
Transport for NSW Boating Map – 1A
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the local Boating Safety Officer, Transport for NSW on 131 236
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